Tag Archives: depression

Dark Caress

Daylight brushes the shadows aside   My ebony shield is gone   The light of day exposes my wounds   The world sees

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Precious Jewel

I seem to be more aware of the passage of time and life not lived or time wasted. I feel it slipping by me and I know I cannot slow its progress. Depression was the thief that stole much of … Continue reading

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Depression-No One Is Immune

*I’ve written about depression and Mental Illness previously.  I continue to speak out about this to help overcome the stigma attached to it.  No One Is Immune.  Please read.  You may just save a life.   There was a time when … Continue reading

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Suicide Prevention Day September 10th

Today is Suicide Prevention Day.  Be there for someone.  Listen. The Hotline # is:  1-800-273-8255 https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/ 

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My Glass house

Looking out through the glass walls, I keep my distance.  You see, the glass lets me observe life without getting my hands dirty. Become a participant?  Oh, no.  Risk the safety of my glass sanctuary?  I couldn’t possibly! I’ve built … Continue reading

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Yesterday’s Weight

  She handles it carefully gently The feather down and gossamer layers cradle it She’s unpacked Yesterday The weight almost comforting As it settles on her shoulders Copyright © 2018 Penny Wilson *My upcoming move has made me reflect upon … Continue reading

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Bad Dream — Old Soul

*I hope you will enjoy this Amazing piece of writng from an excellent emerging writer.  Have a visit at Olivia’s blog, Old Soul. I’ve had scary dreams, and dreams I never wish to have again. But my one bad dream, … Continue reading

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